10/8/08

How to use green tomatoes part 4: Recipe list



Here's a list of the green tomato recipes that I found interesting but haven't tried yet:

5 comments:

  1. The only thing I would ever think to do with green tomatoes is to make salsa verde. I just boil them for a little while, then put them in the blender with cilantro. Then, I will add a chopped onion and whatever spices.

    BTW, I linked to you again, and am talking about the grocery challenge again. Hope you don't mind.

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  2. We are going to have a hard freeze this weekend, so I have to go out and pick all the tomatoes. Normally I would just leave the green ones and they would end up in the compost pile along with the vines. This year, thanks to you, I am going to pick them all and use them! Thanks for the ideas and going to all the work to find great recipes.

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  3. Hello, Mrs. Mordecai! You were so kind to leave a comment on my blog. Your recipes sound scrumptious, I just may have to try some of them. Thank you for taking the time to post so many wonderful ideas!

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  4. The Green Tomato Raspberry Jam and the Green Tomato Pasta Toss both sound really good. I filing them away in my recipes to try file.

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  5. Fried gr. tom's are a Southern dish. They are actually very delcious. Take a gr.tomato,slice it into slices, dip in egg wash,1 egg thinned with water. Dip in flour,has seasoned salt or a litle salt, dip it in flour,part cornmeal/flour mixture. Get UR skillet hot oil about 1 in.high. Fry them both sides till done,watch the heat. Put a cookie sheet in the oven w/ a layer of n/paper,covered with a paper towel,oven on @ 2oo F. Put UR cooked tomatoes on it to keep warm &drain the oil off of Ur food
    My kids loved catsup on them.
    Grandma used to make green tomato relish w/the green tomatoes. It was really good on s/wiches. An old c/book may have a recipe
    If U have a bsmt. or a cool spot, before a frost hits the tomatoes, pick them & lay the flat in a box. Cover them w/apples. Cover w/ n/paper. The gas from the apples will ripen the tomatoes. Check every few days for ripe tomatoes. I yr. in Utah we had fresh tomatoes til T-giving time this way.

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